The Wet Season (2002)

Jocelyn works at her Uncle's "Crying Booths" in the country, while crying is forbidden in the cities.




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Jocelyn works at crying booths belonging to her uncle in the countryside at a time when crying is illegal in the cities. A mixture of prayer and fantasy, the emotional landscape of Jocelyn is peopled by the experience of others, each day, as she waits. A meditation on the mystery of grief. Written and Directed by Martha Ferguson, featuring a stellar cast of Canadian greats, Ellen Page, Maury Chaykin, Jackie Burroughs, Valerie Buhagiar, and Jim Allodi. Produced by Laura Clunie at Sula Productions. Written by Martha Ferguson

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Release Date:

8 September 2002 (Canada)  »


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CAD 30,000 (estimated)
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